Storyteaching Workshop October 2018

 

Sign up for this wonderful seminar to learn about storyteaching from Karl Behling.  Karl is a seasoned, professional educator and experienced performing artist who also writes books, attends Mountain Man rendezous whenever possible, and who loves settling in to tell stories with the grandkids. Karl has taught 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, and 6th grades for 30 years for the Ogden City School District and currently teaches at GreenWood Chater School. He also taught High School English and English as a Second Language classes. 

Karl has been an active memeber of the Utah Storytelling Guild, serving as President of the Utah Storytelling Guild, as well as the President of the Ben Lomond Charter of the Guild from 2007-2009. He is also a member of the executive committee for the Weber State University Storytelling Festival, and produces storytelling events and programs for schools and libraries in Northern Utah. Karl publishes a regular column called "Ask the Expert" in the quarterly Taleswapper, and teaches faculty professional development workshops on using storytelling as an instructional strategy in the classroom.

This storyteaching event is mainly for WSU students, especially those in Teacher Education. 
 
Session 1)
Monday, October 15th
8:30 - 10:20 a.m. OR 11:30 a.m. - 1:20 p.m.
 
Session 2)
Tuesday, October 16th
7:30 - 9:20 a.m. OR 2:30 - 4:30 p.m. 
 
Sessions will be held in the Moench room of the Education building on WSU's main campus. 
 
For questions about the seminar, contact Dr. DeeDee Mower at dmower@weber.edu. 
 
Weber State University, in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, ensures equal access to all university functions, activities, and programs for individuals with disabilities.  Please contact Patricia Cieslak at 801-626-7515 at least one week prior to this event to request accommodations in relation to a disability.